Go Retro With A Selection Of Rare Early House And Disco Sets

While we are all taking our moments these days to reminisce 2015, we thought we’d expand on that thought a little and take you on a musical trip down memory lane. So we’ve selected some of our most favourite retro sets by the pioneers of the days of Proto-House, late Disco and Italo. Step back into the days of The Warehouse, Music Box, The Hacienda and Paradise Garage, under the curation of artists such as Nicky Siano, Larry Levan, Masters At Work, Ron Hardy, Derrick May and Lil’ Louis. 

Nicky Siano – @ The Gallery (1976)

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Junior Vasquez – @ Sound Factory (1993)

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Larry Levan – @ Paradise Garage (1979)

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Armand van Helden – @ The Loft (1993) 

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Masters At Work – Ministry of Sound: The Sessions (1995)

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Ron Hardy – @ The Music Box (1986)


Frankie Knucles – @ The Warehouse (1981)

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part 2

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Dimitri – @ RoXY (1990)

Amsterdam Roxy – DJ Dimitri – Amsterdam FM (1990) by Dj Scarfer on Mixcloud

Lil Louis –  @ The Hacienda (1992)


Derrick May – @ RoXY (1990)


Manfredo – Space ‘Ibiza Dance’ Mix (1996)

part 1

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part 2

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Kerri Chandler – ‘Movin’ Non Stop’ Mix (1994)

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